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Understanding Your Malpractice Insurance (2015) (2 MCLE)

Understanding Your Malpractice Insurance (2015) (2 MCLE)


2.0 MCLE Credits in Professional Practice/Law Practice Management

This program will provide a thorough understanding of your malpractice insurance policy and the insurance application process.  Panelists will take you step-by-step through the application process and will provide practical tips when applying for professional liability insurance.  Fee suits will also be discussed.  Panelists will also cover when it is appropriate to sue for fees and how to manage the risk of fee disputes in a tough economy. Topics also include conflicts, the New York Rules of Professional Conduct, engagement and non-engagement letters, and serving on client board.  


Program Topics

     · The Malpractice Application                  

     · The Insurance Application

     · Practical Tips When Applying for Professional Liability Insurance     

     · Fee Suits

     · Conflicts

     · Engagement and Non-Engagement Letters: Helping You Avoid Costly “Misunderstandings”
     · Serving on Client Boards: Dual Capacity and Dual Dilemma           

     · Checklist for Purchasers of Professional Liability Insurance


Marian C. Rice, Esq. | L'Abbate Balkan Colavita & Contini, LLP
Chair, NYSBA Law Practice Management Committee

Mike Mooney | USI Affinity

Rob Anthony | CNA Insurance


Total Credits: 2.00 | Law Practice Management: 2.00

Non-Member Price: $175.00
Published Date:
  • July 22, 2015
  • Online On-Demand
Product Code:
  • VEA43
Law Practice Management Credit(s):
  • 2.0
Total Credit(s):
  • 2.0